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376.
Mining the Nation's Brain Trust: How to Put Federally-Funded Research to Work for You. Fred E. Grissom, Richard L. Chapman.
Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. c1992. First Printing. 24 cm, 194, wraps.
[Book #33169]
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377.
The Wrong Stuff: The Space Program's Nuclear Threat to Our Planet. Karl Grossman.
Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 1997. First Printing. 270, notes, index, top or bottom edges of a few pages stuck together at margin, library stamps crossed out in marker, DJ in plastic library stickers on DJ or plastic sleeve partially removed or crossed out in marker, slight wear to DJ edges. The author details NASA's mishaps with plutonium-fueled missions to dates, and its unrealistic calculations about the probability of a major accident.
[Book #13396]
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378.
Factors in the Transfer of Technology. William H. Gruber, ed., Donald G. Marquis, Donald George.
Cambridge, MA: M.I.T. Press, [1969]. 24 cm, 289, illus., stamp and ink mark on front flyleaf.
[Book #17954]
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379.
Space Enterprise Beyond NASA. David P. Gump.
New York: Praeger, 1990. 220, index, some wear to DJ edges, DJ in plastic sleeve.
[Book #15577]
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380.
Americans to the Moon; The Story of Project Apollo. Gene Gurney.
New York: Random House, 1970. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. Quarto. [4], 147, [1] pages. Profusely illustrated. Appendix. Index. Some wear to DJ edges. A Landmark Giant book for young readers. Gene Gurney earned a B.S. in military science from the University of Maryland, an M.S. and Ph.D. in Government Administration from George Washington University and from Pacific Western University. Gene served in the Air Force for 30 years as command pilot with Strategic Air Command, author of military books and public information officer. His military career included arresting a German spy after WWII. He was awarded two Legion of Merit awards and two Bronze Stars. He retired in 1973 as Lieutenant Colonel. Gene started his next career at NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. He retired in 2005 after 30 years of service. Gene served his country over 60 years. He managed to publish 59 non-fiction books under Gene Gurney on various subjects such as military and aviation history.
[Book #14921]
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381.
Rocket and Missile Technology. Gene Gurney.
New York: Franklin Watts, Inc. 1964. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xix, [1], 394, [2] pages. Illustrations. Index. This is one of The Watts Aerospace Library series. Over twenty signatures on the fep. DJ has wear, soiling, edge tears and chips, especially at top and bottom of spine. Prologue by General Curtis E. LeMay. Gene Gurney earned a BS in military science from the University of Maryland, an MS and Ph.D. in Government Administration from George Washington University and from Pacific Western University. Gene served in the Air Force for 30 years as command pilot with Strategic Air Command, author of military books and public information officer. His military career included arresting a German spy after WWII. He was awarded two Legion of Merit awards and two Bronze Stars. He retired in 1973 as Lieutenant Colonel. Gene started his next career at NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. He retired in 2005 after 30 years of service. Gene served his country over 60 years. He managed to publish 59 non-fiction books under Gene Gurney on various subjects such as military and aviation history and two encyclopedias entitled "Kingdoms of Europe" and "Kingdoms of Asia."
[Book #74071]
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382.
Space Shuttle Log: The First 25 Flights. Gene Gurney, Jeff Forte.
Blue Ridge Summit, PA: Aero, c1988. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 293, wraps, illus., covers very worn and repaired with tape, usual library markings.
[Book #20555]
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383.
Atlas and Gazetteer of the Near Side of the Moon. Gary L. Gutschewski, Danny C. Kinsler, Ewen Whitaker.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1971. Hardcover. v, 538 p. 36 cm. Illustrations. Lunar Nomenclature. References. Indexes.
[Book #61153]
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384.
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth. Chris Hadfield.
New York: Little, Brown & Company, 2013. Fourth printing [stated]. Hardcover. [8], 295, [1] pages. Frontis illustration. Illustrations (some in color). Index. Chris Austin Hadfield (born 29 August 1959) is a Canadian retired astronaut, engineer, and former Royal Canadian Air Force fighter pilot. The first Canadian to walk in space, Hadfield has flown two space shuttle missions and served as commander of the International Space Station. As part of an exchange program with the United States Navy and United States Air Force, he obtained a master's degree in aviation systems at the University of Tennessee Space Institute. In 1992, he was accepted into the Canadian astronaut program by the Canadian Space Agency. He first flew in space aboard STS-74 in November 1995 as a mission specialist. In April 2001 he flew again on STS-100, where he walked in space. In December 2012 he flew for a third time aboard Soyuz TMA-07M and joined Expedition 34 on the ISS. He became the commander of the ISS as part of Expedition 35.
[Book #75810]
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385.
White House. David Hagberg.
New York, NY: Forge, 2001. First Mass Market Edition [stated]. First printing [stated]. Mass-market paperback. Glued binding. [10], 422 p. Kirk McGarvey Novels.
[Book #68907]
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386.
Spinoff 1977: An annual Report; Technology Utilization Program Report. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Technology Utilization Office, 1977. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. Quarto, 116 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color). Maps, Cover slightly worn and soiled. Foreword by Edward Z. Gray. From 1967 to 1973, Edward Z. Gray was Assistant to the President of Grumman Aircraft Engineering, with responsibility for ensuring the timely development and implementation of the lunar landing module, the vehicle that delivered the first men to the moon in the Apollo program. Edward especially treasured being present in Houston Mission Control during those first steps on the moon. In 1973 he became NASA Assistant Administrator for Industry Affairs and Technology Utilization with responsibility for developing the transfer of space technology to uses on earth. During this time he helped found the National Space Association.
[Book #74040]
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387.
Spinoff 1978: An annual Report; Technology Utilization Program Report. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Technology Utilization Office, 1977. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. Quarto, 124 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color). Maps, Cover slightly worn and soiled. Introduction by Louis Mogavero, Director of NASA's Technology Utilization Office. Foreword by Robert A. Frosch.. Robert Alan Frosch (born May 22, 1928), is an American scientist who was the fifth administrator of NASA from 1977 to 1981 during the Carter administration. While at NASA, Frosch was responsible for overseeing the continuation of the development effort on the Space Shuttle program. During his tenure, the project underwent testing of the first orbiter, Enterprise, at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in southern California.
[Book #74041]
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388.
Spinoff 1979; An Annual Report. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1979. Wraps. Quarto. 116 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color). Maps. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Foreword by Robert A. Frosch. Robert Alan Frosch (born May 22, 1928), is an American scientist who was the fifth administrator of NASA from 1977 to 1981 during the Carter administration. While at NASA, Frosch was responsible for overseeing the continuation of the development effort on the Space Shuttle program. During his tenure, the project underwent testing of the first orbiter, Enterprise, at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in southern California. Introduction by Floyd I Robertson. In 1971 Robertson. Robertson received the NASA Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal is an award given for unusually significant scientific accomplishments which contribute to the programs of NASA, the Department of Defense, and other government agencies.
[Book #11782]
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389.
Spinoff 1980; An Annual Report. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Space and Terrestrial Applications, Technology Transfer Division, 1980. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Quarto. 147, [1] pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color). Maps. Name of Hornstein written in ink on first page. This copy may have been owned by Robert M. Hornstein of NASA's Space Operations. Foreword by Robert A. Frosch. Robert Alan Frosch (born May 22, 1928), is an American scientist who was the fifth administrator of NASA from 1977 to 1981 during the Carter administration. While at NASA, Frosch was responsible for overseeing the continuation of the development effort on the Space Shuttle program. During his tenure, the project underwent testing of the first orbiter, Enterprise, at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in southern California. Introduction by Floyd I Robertson. In 1971 Robertson. Robertson received the NASA Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal is an award given for unusually significant scientific accomplishments which contribute to the programs of NASA, the Department of Defense, and other government agencies.
[Book #11783]
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390.
Spinoff 1987. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1987. First Thus? Printing. 130, wraps, illus., covers somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #43778]
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391.
Spinoff 1988. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. First Thus? Printing. 148, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #43781]
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392.
Spinoff 1994. NP-214. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1994. First Thus? Printing. 132, wraps, color illus.
[Book #43779]
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393.
Spinoff, 1981: NASA Office of Space and Terrestrial Applications, Technology Transfer Division. An Annual Report. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1981. Quarto, 126, wraps, profusely illus. in color, map, appendix, slight wear to cover and spine edges.
[Book #11784]
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394.
Spinoff, 1986: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Commercial Programs, Technology Utilization Division. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1986. Quarto, 130, wraps, profusely illus. in color, map, appendix, covers somewhat scuffed and scratched.
[Book #31224]
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395.
Spinoff, 1989: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Commercial Programs, Technology Utilization Division. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1989. Quarto, 136, wraps, profusely illus. in color, map, appendix, covers somewhat scuffed and scratched.
[Book #11429]
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396.
Spinoff, 1991: NASA, Office of Commercial Programs, Technology Utilization Division. NP-147. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1991. Quarto, 144, wraps, profusely illus. in color, map, appendix, crease at spine.
[Book #11430]
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397.
A Giant Leap for Mankind. Al Hall, ed.
Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Pub. Co. [1974]. 28 cm, 144, wraps, illus. (some in color).
[Book #20345]
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398.
A Giant Leap for Mankind. Al Hall, ed.
Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Pub. Co. [1974]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 28 cm, 144, illus. (some color), some wear and soiling to boards. Petersen's Book of Man in Space, v. 4.
[Book #38190]
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399.
A New Environment. Al Hall, ed.
Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Pub. Co. [1974]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 28 cm, 144, illus. (some color), minor soiling to some pages. Petersen's Book of Man in Space, v. 2.
[Book #38188]
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400.
Petersen's Book of Man in Space, Volume II: A New Environment. Al Hall, ed.
Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Publishing Co. 1974. Quarto, 144, wraps, profusely illus. (many in color), some scuffing to covers, some wear to cover and spine edges.
[Book #14270]
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